She was an American actress, singer, model and showgirl who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 50s.
Her early filmappearances were minor, but her performances in The Asphalt Jungle and All About Eve (both 1950) were well received. By 1953, Monroe had progressed to leading roles. Her "dumb blonde" persona was usedto comedic effect in such films as Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) and The Seven Year Itch (1955). Limited by typecasting, Monroe studied at the Actors Studio tobroaden her range, and her dramatic performance in Bus Stop (1956) was hailed by critics, and she received a Golden Globe nomination. Her production company, Marilyn Monroe Productions, released ThePrince and the Showgirl (1957), for which she received a BAFTA Award nomination and won a David di Donatello award. She received a Golden Globe Award for her performance in Some Like It Hot (1959).Family and early life
Gladys Pearl Becker she was her mother.
Gladys Pearl Becker married with a Norwegian his name is Edward Mortenson.
Gladys had an unwanted pregnancy.
Marilyn Monroe was bornon June 1, 1926 in the Los Angeles County Hospital as Norma Jeane Mortenson .
The name Mortenson is listed as her surname on the birth certificate, although Gladys immediately had it changed toBaker.
She could not care for her daughter because she had an economics and emotional problems.
She gift on adaptation and some family take to Marilyn . After One day, Gladys visited and demanded thatthe Bolenders return Norma Jeane to her. After Gladys again she had a emotionals problems.
Gladys' best friend, Grace McKee, became her guardian. It was Grace who told Monroe that someday she wouldbecome a movie star.
When she was 9, McKee married Ervin Silliman "Doc" Goddard in 1935, and subsequently sent Monroe to the Los Angeles Orphans Home (later renamed Hollygrove) followed by a...